This is Annie from Liberia. She is 35 years old and has six children, ages between 6 and 22. They live in Logan Town Area, one of the early communities in Liberia and well-known. She is married to a man who works at Freeport. Their children are presently in school.
Annie finished 12th grade before starting her business ten years ago. She runs a shop selling rice and soup. She started her business with money from her husband and then learned the business from her friends. She likes her business because she realizes a small profit.
She is requesting a loan to buy more rice, pepper, oil, vita, onions, etc., for her business. Her plans are to build a house and expand her business.